back number to release their Gintama Theme Song as a Single in August

It was recently announced that pop-rock band back number will be providing the theme song for the upcoming film “Gintama 2 Okite wa Yaburu Tame ni Koso Aru”.  The track, titled “Daifuseikai”, has been described as a confident, upbeat number which the group believes will fit Gintama perfectly.

“Daifuseikai” will be released as the group’s latest single next month on August 22nd, roughly a week after the movie is scheduled to hit theaters.  The release’s Limited Edition will include a DVD containing the lead song’s music video and making-of footage, plus an exclusive video from the band.

Read on below to find both the cover and track list for “Daifuseikai”, as well as the latest trailer for “Gintama 2” – which features a preview of its theme song.

-’Daifuseikai’ Track List-

  • CD
  1. Daifuseikai
  2. Kyoukasho
  3. Loneliness
  4. Daifuseikai -instrumental-
  5. Kyoukasho -instrumental-
  6. Loneliness -instrumental-
  • DVD (Limited Edition Only)
  1. “Daifuseikai” music video
  2. “Daifuseikai” making of studio recording & music video & photo session
  3. back number exclusive video

(via natalie)